Visiting Places


Sangli is a city that is located in the Sangli district of the state of Maharashtra. The place is known for its turmeric production and it is located on the banks of the River Krishna. The city was once a princely state and was part of the Chalukya Empire. There are many historical landmarks that are located in the city of Sangli and one of the main attractions is the Ganesh Temple that is located in the city.

The place is also a wine growing region and there is a wine park that is located around 30 km from the place. This is also an interesting place to visit and one can taste wine that is made locally as well.

The city of Sangli is also known for its cuisine and one must try the local cuisine when traveling to the place. Since the town is well developed one can see many malls in and around the town. There are many good places to stay as well. Some of the tourist places located in Sangli are, Adumbar, Kandar Waterfalls, Narsobawadi Temple, Sagareshwar Wildlife Sanctuary, Dandoba Reserve Forest, Sangameshhwar Shiva Temple, Chandoli Dam and Lake, Tasgoan Temple and many other places.

Details of the Historical/ Religious / Tourist Place in the District
Sr. No.
Name of the Place
Distance from JNV
Mode of Transport
Historical / Religious Places
DattaTemple, Adumbar
15 K.M.
By Bus
GaneshTemple, Sangli
35 K.M.
By Bus
Hari Krushna Temple (ESCON), Arewade (Tasgaon)
35 K.M.
By Bus
Tourist Places
15 K.M.
By Bus

The nearest major international airport is located at Mumbai and it is situated around 390 km from the place. The Pune airport is located around 237 km from the city of Sangli. Taxis are available from both the places and they charge around Rs 7 per km for the trip for non A/C sedans.


Airports near Sangli
Arial Distance
KolhapurAirport (KLH)
39 km
Sambre Airport, Belgaum (IXG)
111 km
LohegaonAirport, Pune (PNQ)
206 km
Chatrapati Shivaji International Airport, Mumbai (BOM)
314 km